Tag Archives: sun safety


Check UV Index to Keep Family Safe from Sun

Pay attention to the daily UV index when planning for the day ahead. It’ll give you the info you need to protect your family from the sun. Continue reading

Check Your Skin for Melanoma Danger Signs

Melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer and the numbers keep going up. Keep your family safe by checking your skin and being sun smart. Continue reading

Discover Hot Stuff for Summer

Looking for summer must-have items to make the next two months fun and easy? Check out this hot stuff: Not looking forward to wearing a bikini or skimpy bathing suit? If you’d prefer more coverage and comfort when you head … Continue reading

Head-to-Toe Sun Protection for the Kids

After a long winter, Ottawa parents and their kids are looking forward to getting out of the house for some fun in the sun. From lazy poolside afternoons to day trips at the beach, the warm temperatures and bright blue … Continue reading

Sun Sense: You Don’t Want to Wear Your Bum on Your Nose

Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek, Slide: slip on a shirt, slap on a hat, slop on sunscreen, seek shade, and slide on sunglasses. by Prevent Cancer Now Health worries should be the last reason to stay indoors on these beautiful summer … Continue reading